Has anyone painted tiles around a pool? The terracotta tiles we have are both ugly and VERY slippery! Anyone willing to share photos/experiences with me?
Without seeing the site it’s harder to be sure but here goes
I would put a 6 2.3m m pool in c location . That will give you 1m off boundary and 800mm off alfresco .…
l'm thinking of getting an inflatable spa as a cheaper alternative to a real one. Anyone have any experience with them, are they anygood , is there one particular brand…
We have one row of coping and then exposed. These pics were taken not long aser being laid, so are a bit darker than what ist is now. We love it and seems to be one of the…
Paradise Pools - Brightwaters DIY Pools
Hey mate did you end up doing a pool with paradise pools DIY?? I’m trying to look for reviews from this company other then looking at the reviews on their website?? Just…
Pool Piering cost
My Pool Builder is charging me $240 per linear metre for piering (no re-inforcement - just 25mpa concrete)
Is this reasonable??
i bought my house 5 years ago
the sellers painted the pool with an expensive epoxy paint
looked great fro 2 years then people started getting blue feet
after 3 years blue…
Pool filter damage
Yes. Its on high speed for 15.mins then reverts to low. Thankyou for your insight with the filter.
Looking for an all in one pump equipment / waterfall box.
Seems to be very few options on the market.
Leisure pools have one but are very stand offish to sell them…
Non-climbable object question
Corrigations on the water tank are deemed non climbable . Are there any pipes or fittings sticking out which are ? It does need to be 1.8 or higher . 1.79 is not good enough
Pool tile suppliers
Just remember... the tiles in the showroom are in pristine condition. Even the natural stone ones are, as you would expect.... in batch you receive, the tiles will have…
Raise ph to bring it down again
Thanks for your advice I'll definately head over to that page and do some reading thank you. I've never been a fan of pool shops and their way of making money, every time…
Badu Swim Jet System
Looking at getting a 6m concrete pool installed and were considering the inclusion of a Badu Swim Jet System for swimming and kids play. Approx cost around $5k.i…
Robotic Pool Cleaners
I have a Davey Optima and use it with disposable filter bags - ezPOOLBag. Davey is a decentd robotfor the price. It also climbs wals like Dolphin. Basically it…
Foam in pool
Update- after a year of problems with air leakage we found a tiny crack in return basket lid. We replaced the lid, the pool is perfect.
We have just finished our pool, but we have chosen to go with a fibreglass pool. As I have a lot of info about pool installing and renovating now (it kinda stuck with me)…
Fibreglass v Concrete
How about a ? They have a lower initial cost, smooth to touch and can completely modernise the look of your outdoor area
Help on Land Title for Pool
There should be a legend on the Plan of Subdivision as to what that means. An easement would usually be E-1 or similar with a description of what that easement is used for…
Feb 23, 2018 5:05 pm
Mainstream Pools were amazing! So happy with our pool. Dave convinced me to get a magnesium filtration system and so glad I did. Really easy maintenance and we couldn't…
Hey, I think you should take the expert advice.
Pools and existing retaining walls.
You need a professional to assess . We install fibreglass pools as close as 200mm to retainers walls .
We do detailed drawings and consult a engineer .
Pool pump replacement
yes, you can replace your pool pump if it isn't working.
and enjoy your holidays with summer pool.....
Reputable Pool Companies in Perth
I used Riverina pools almost 2 years ago.
I installed 4.5x2.5 with an automated chlorinator and and eco pump, pool cleaner, thermal blanket and roller, heating provision,…
Owner Builder Pool Install
Thanks for you replies, it does seem like if we went with two seperate companies one for actual pool and one to install we may save some money not sure how much yet will…
Cane Toad in Pool
Just before Christmas I had a new fibreglass pool installed. We went away for a few weeks and got home today to find a number of cane toads in the swimming pool. One…
Permantly securing sliding door closed
We’ve an alfresco area which has a sliding door on one wall, and a double stacked sliding door on the other wall.
We’d like to install a pool in this area…
Dec 28, 2017 8:23 pm
Pool insurance during build
I am building a house but have put the pool in first, and need insurance to cover it until the house is completed. I got a quote to add it to the builder's…
Pool/SPA near easement
I am in Melbourne, VIC. I was thinking that for an over the ground SPA, I could extend the decking around my alfresco area and then use part of alfresco for the SPA. I…
Anyone know good concrete builder with a reasonable price ?
Nov 28, 2017 10:06 pm
Swim Spa 2017
I have read that the "swim spa" side of things can be a bit gimmicky.
But some of the newer ones now you can get more powerful jets (and more than one jet). So I imagine…
concrete swimming pool
Dincel is already water proof and do you really need to add a finish? I think for partly above ground pools it's a solution and from what I'm aware you can do it yourself.…
Barrier Reef Pools?
For anyone who comes to read this looking for info or guidance on Newcastle/Hunter pool company's, an update is:
We managed to talk Tranquility down to match Barrier…